802 Notes
The electronic newsletter of Local 802
April 2, 2017 | Send us comments by clicking here
Join Local 802 members on the steps of City Hall at 12 noon on Monday, April 3, and stand with elected officials, musicians, artists and New Yorkers to defend the National Endowment for the Arts!
 
Where: City Hall steps (map)
When: Monday, April 3, from 12 noon to 1 p.m.
What: Press rally.  Wear your Local 802 gear!
RSVP : Please let us know if you will be coming by completing this online form

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Can't make it on Monday? 
 
Call your representatives and remind them that funding the NEA is a priority for you and for your community.    
Step 1: Use this tool to find your representative
Step 2: Click here to see a suggested phone script to use on your call
Step 3: Click here to REPORT BACK to Local 802 about the conversation! 

 

THE REAL SKILL SETS FOR TODAY'S MUSICIAN

You're invited to a free clinic on Tuesday, April 4 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Local 802 starring Rachel Z and Omar Hakim and featuring students from the New School
 
Local 802 member Rachel Z is considered one of the most influential jazz/rock keyboardists of her generation. She has built a top-level career playing with the likes of Peter Gabriel, Wayne Shorter, Stanley Clarke as well as fusion band Steps Ahead.

Local 802 member Omar Hakim has performed with some of the most high-profile music artists and bands in the world, including Weather Report, David Bowie, Sting, Madonna, Miles Davis, Mariah Carey and Celine Dion.

FREE ADMISSION! Tuesday, April 4, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. @ Local 802

RSVP here or call (212) 245-4802, ext. 152.

Presented by Music for a Sound Future together with the Council for Living Music

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SAVE THE DATE: Jazz Mentors is going on the road! We're excited to bring our next panel of industry professionals to the New School's Glass Box Theater on April 25th @ 5:30 p.m. Details will be posted soon here.
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THE FRIEDMAN HEALTH CENTER IS NOW OPEN FOR MUSICIANS AND EVERYONE

APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE FOR COMPOSER PRIZE (DUE MAY 1)

NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR NEW ARTS RESEARCH PRIZE

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